Barnstaple is a traditional market town some 30 miles north of Exeter with a great range of shops, restaurants and coaching inns. A full description of all these Barnstaple Hotels can be found on the hotel booking pages. Find a hotel or guest house in Barnstapl within easy reach of Exmoor Zoological Park, Arlington Court Victorian Garden, Marwood Hill Gardens and Watermouth Castle. The remains of an 11th Century Norman Castle can be found in the town centre.
Royal and Fortescue Hotel
61 Boutport Street Barnstaple Devon EX31 1HG
The wonderfully named Royal and Fortescue hotel can be found in Barnstaple town centre just east of Pilton Park and Pilton Causeway. This fine Georgian Coaching Inn offers fifty stylish bedrooms and suites with a lavish Regency atmosphere and character. Guests with an eye for period detail will be charmed by the tall moulded ceiling and walls, the elegant chandeliers and lush heavy drapes and pelmets that grace the windows. A choice of dining is provided by the restaurant 'Lord Fortescue's' and ...
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|Royal and Fortescue Hotel||0.4||Barnstaple||50||85.00|
|Yeo Dale Hotel||0.5||Barnstaple||10||40.00|
|George Hotel||10.5||South Molton||9||43.20|
|Twitchen Farm Exmoor National Park||9.7||Barnstaple||8||80.00|
Barnstaple is convenient for visiting Exmoor Zoo and Arlington Court whose 19th-century garden is a perfect place to explore, picnic or play. Phone Barnstaple Tourist Centre on +44 (0) 1271 375 000 for information on all these places of interest in Barnstaple. Exmoor Zoo can be found on the A399 not far from Ilfracombe and Woolacombe, and little more than 10 miles after leaving the A361 Link road.
If the journey from the West Country to the southern tip of Cornwall threatens to exhaust you then it is certainly worth bearing in mind this smart little budget property off the A39 between Barnstaple and Bideford. The Travelodge is not an extravagant affair, but the basics that Travelodge provide tend to be of the reasonable rather than raw variety. The hotel is also well placed for trips to the North Devon Museum and exploring the Exmoor National Park. There are 69 spaces free of charge. If you have a small family in tow, the Travelodge at Roundswell Serices is good value for money in tight circumstances. Room rates from £33.00.